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$200 MIL up in smoke - Russian rocket launch failure
07-03-2013, 09:30 AM
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$200 MIL up in smoke - Russian rocket launch failure
Russia attempted to launch three GLONASS navigation sats into orbit yesterday, but failed. It is only $200 mil and a lot of work up in smoke:

[video=youtube;Zl12dXYcUTo]http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Zl12dXYcUTo[/video]

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07-03-2013, 09:41 AM
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$200 MIL up in smoke - Russian rocket launch failure
Anyone who names their rocket a "Glonass" shouldn't be surprised with the result.
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07-03-2013, 10:43 AM
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$200 MIL up in smoke - Russian rocket launch failure
That is the name of the navigation sat system (GPS) that was being launched.

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